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Application Performance Management in the Customer Experience Era

Application Performance Management in the Customer Experience Era Many of today’s businesses are laser-focused on digital transformation. This reflects two truths: one, that customer and employee experiences are fundamental to the success of any organization, and two, that software performance plays a significant role in this experience. This reality, where software performance can make or break [...]

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What is Application Performance Management? Overview, Common Terms, and 10 Critical APM Features

APM refers to application performance management or application performance monitoring. You could argue that they are the same thing, or perhaps management infers being more proactive and monitoring only being reactive when it comes to the performance of your application. Either way, APM is an essential tool to help optimize and monitor the performance of [...]

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Expert Advice on Cloud Application Performance Management

The next generation shift in hybrid infrastructure has arrived: organizations worldwide are adopting cloud computing and its trends to drive growth. Cloud application performance management is one of the key areas of IT infrastructure that businesses have been focusing on. Running applications in the cloud has its benefits, but monitoring performance and the resources that [...]

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Why Advanced IT Analytics Deployments Show Benefits That Are Too Good To Miss

In my previous blog, I shared why I felt that advanced IT analytics (AIA) is both an area of intense innovation, while at the same time a set of technologies that are truly coming of age. No longer just a technological curiosity, AIA solutions are already transforming many IT organizations for the better. As I [...]

Stirring Apache Kafka into the Middleware Mix (Part 1)

Stirring Apache Kafka into the Middleware Mix (First of a six-part blog series that describes how a team of IT pros and managers at one of the world’s largest global banks accommodated a bank acquisition and mastered a complex hybrid messaging environment spanning mainframes, distributed systems, and clouds.) About the Author Charley Rich has decades [...]

Application performance management and DevOps: A winning combination

Application Performance Management (APM) can be a critical tool for successfully adopting a DevOps approach at your organization. APM was once exclusively the domain of the operations team, but with DevOps, each side now has visibility into the processes and capabilities of the other. This allows development to take advantage of APM capabilities that were [...]

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Why banks need application performance management and DevOps

Why banks need application performance management and DevOps The banking industry relies heavily on business-critical customer-facing applications, many of which are accessed on a mobile platform. Customers expect these apps to respond quickly and to have extremely minimal downtime. Because it needs to deliver experiences that meet customer expectations, the banking industry has been ahead [...]

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Making Application Performance Management Simple

With enough other things to worry about in your new business, you might wrap your head around Application Performance Management (APM). Why APM? As long as IT is the nervous system of any business, you need the tools to monitor and manage how your software applications work. By the time your business is operating comfortably, [...]

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Application Performance Management And Customer Experience Analytics

For many years application performance management has been a trusted mainstay of infrastructure and operations teams. It provides valuable information to IT teams, helping them monitor complex applications and identify business critical issues. These 3 APM trends are taken from APM Digest extensive  4-part series trend report. Advanced Analytics Transforming APM: Customer Experience Analytics will [...]

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